It is as impossible for a man to be cheated by any one but himself, as for a thing to be and not to be at the same time.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so...
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Money is the representative of a certain quantity of corn or other commodity. It is...
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Each age, it is found, must write its own books; or rather, each generation for...
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
Nature hates calculators.
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Our best thoughts come from others.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.